Abby, who originally hails from Columbia, MO, is a photographer, filmmaker, sound recordist, and lover of road trips.  She is the senior editor for Nat. Brut and a programmer for True/False Film Fest.  She once kept a goldfish alive for six years.


“The Big Screen: Ash Is Purest White,” review, Film Comment, Mar./Apr. 2019

 “Eat Me,” feature on Caniba, Film Comment, Sep./Oct.2018

“Festivals: Taiwan,” Film Comment online, Jun. 19, 2018

“Photo Box Vol. 5,” Nat. Brut, Spring 2018


2013    Harvard University, Cambridge, MA          A.B. in Visual and Environmental Studies with Highest Honors


2019    Industry Academy, Film Society of Lincoln Center, NY, NY

2015    Residency, Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, Saratoga, WY

2013    Rudolf Arnheim Prize

              Thomas T. Hoopes Prize

              Alex G. Booth Traveling Fellowship

2012    Artist Development Fellowship

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